The real question is not whether the government should spend on job creation. It is whether the government has been spending well.
Should the "War on Terror" come to an end?
The United States may be in geopolitical decline, but futurist predictions do not make the work ahead of us any less demanding.
There is broad consensus that a ‘multipolar’ order will emerge in coming decades, in which the US will have to compete for alpha-dog status within different regions with rivals.
How on earth do you get a bipartisan consensus against cuts and for stimulus? Call it the defense budget.
At an FPIF panel on Afghanistan at the Left Forum, panelists agreed that there are no military solutions to the current situation but disagreed on whether U.S. troops should leave as soon as possible.
In his new "financial history of the world" a historian famous for celebrating empire turns to praise the wonders of capital.
Will the Pentagon lock the Obama administration into ever-escalating military budgets?
A Foreign Policy In Focus roundtable.